Wednesday, 12 October 2011, 1:00PM
Museum of London

The History of the Lord Mayor’s Show

Dominic Reid OBE

The Lord Mayor's Show is one of the longest established and best known annual events in the City of London, dating back to 1215. This lecture will reveal the fascinating history of the show.

This is part of the Square Mile series. The other lecture in the series is The City Livery Companies

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Dominic Reid has been the Pageantmaster of the Lord Mayor's show since 1993. He was awarded the OBE in 2004 for his services to the Golden Jubilee and to the City of London.

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12 October 2011

The History of the Lord Mayor’s Show
Dominic Reid OBE

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